Top 10 Iconic Bollywood Actors

Bollywood is a well-known and most used term in Indian cinema. It has no lack of handsome stars and beautiful divas with exceptional talents in acting and filmmaking. Some of these stars have also got international limelight in Hollywood. Here is the list of top 10 most iconic stars in Indian cinema.

10. Anil Kapoor

He has consistently given excellent performances as an actor and served industry for around 30 years. He was the second biggest Bollywood star in the 1980s. Along with Bollywood, he has enjoyed great popularity across the world along with Bollywood. He is known for his commendable roles in various Hollywood films like Slumdog Millionaire and Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.

Anil Kapoor


9. Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar a.k.a. Rajiv Hariom Bhatia asserted in the world of modeling and strived there. He enjoyed great success in this field and fortunately got great attention because of his athletic built and charming face. Later on, he got an entry to the film industry and became one of the most iconic stars in B-Town.

Akshay Kumar

8. Sanjay Dutt

Our favorite Sanju Baba started his career in 1981. In the Bollywood industry, almost everyone knows this iconic actor. Both of his parents are the famous stars of their time in Bollywood. He has done different kinds of roles in films of different genres like romantic, action, comedy, etc. Some of his most successful films were Munna Bhai series, Aal The Best, etc.

Sanjay Dutt

7. Salman Khan

This iconic actor is known to be a man with golden heart. He is the heartthrob in film industry who is the favorite of almost every girl. Also known as Abdul Rashid Salim Salman Khan, Salman has earned several recognitions and awards, including Filmfare in his earlier years in film industry.

Salman Khan

6. Mithun Chakraborty

Also known as Gouranga Chakraborty, Mithun Da has been crowned with several National film awards in his acting career. Along with being a great veteran actor, Mithun is also a successful entrepreneur and a dedicated social worker. His excellent acting skills crowned him the National Film Award for Best Actor in his debut film.

Mithun Chakraborty


5. Naseeruddin Shah

This iconic actor has showed his excellence in the field of filmmaking. He is known for the awards he has earned. Some of the iconic awards this veteran actor got are National Film awards, Filmfare Awards for Best Actor, Best Actor Award in Venice Film Festival.

Naseeruddin Shah

4. Rajesh Khanna

This iconic actor started his filming career in the 1960s and made entry in Bollywood. He has 17 short films and 163 feature films under his belt. He was branded as the “First Superstar” of Bollywood and the “Original Superstar” of all time. He is probably the only star with 15 consistent commercially successful films on that era.

Rajesh Khanna

3. Shahrukh Khan

The well-known SRK is a self-made superstar. You may call him King Khan, King of Romance or Badshah of Bollywood. These are the names given by Indian media. His commendable acting led him to own whopping 14 Filmfare awards. He has appearance in 75 Hindi films in his career.

Shahrukh Khan


 2. Amitabh Bachchan

The Superstar of the Millennium, Amitabh Bachchan aka Big B ruled the film industry for around 4 decades. He has been appeared in over 180 films in over 40 years of his career. He is the son of poets Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Teji Bachchan. He also has great presence in Hollywood.

Amitabh Bachchan

1. Dilip Kumar

Only a few people know that his origin is Pakistan but he ruled the Bollywood industry like a boss. Mohammad Yusuf Khan aka Dilip Kumar started his acting career in the year 1944. He ruled the Bollywood industry for over 6 decades and starred in around 60 Indian films.

Dilip Kumar

Manoj Mehra, a blogger and co-founder of Blazed Story, He always tries to share top 10 lists for India and worldwide to increase The knowledge of internet users.
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